We are looking for a talented Product Designer with user-centered design skills to help frame problems and provide innovative design solutions which meet user needs while fulfilling the business strategy and objectives. The Product Designer is comfortable working on concepting and early discovery work, as well as iterating on an existing product. Collaboration and communication are key to ensuring focused and effective product delivery.
Key Responsibilities and Duties
- Creates holistic design solutions that address business and user needs by translating insights from user research and studies into actionable deliverables.
- Leverages research insights and behavioral analytics to identify opportunities for continuous improvements.
- Proceeds from concept to final design outcome by creating key design artifacts include persona, information architecture, user flows, prototypes and design specifications.
- Drives design decisions with analysis/outcomes of design activities with trifactor team (product managers, engineers, and related stakeholders).
- Prioritizes design activities associated with DerbySoft Design Process and methodologies and maintains alignment through timelines, and stakeholder reviews.
- Identifies new components, patterns, and templates to be incorporated into DerbySoft Design System and standards to ensure consistency.
Experience and Skills
- 5+ years of professional experience within the product design discipline.
- Prior experience in e-commerce, or travel industry digital marketing is a huge plus.
- Demonstrable knowledge of wireframing and visual design skills with sensitivity to human-centered design.
- Analytical and highly organized, along with the ability to work both independently and as part of a team.
- Strong communication and documentation skills. English speaking and writing skills required. Mandarin Chinese language skills a huge plus.
- Extremely detail-oriented and committed to putting out your absolute best work.
- Proficient in use Sketch, Figma, Adobe Suite, and prototyping tools
Founded in 2002, DerbySoft is a Shanghai and Dallas-based technology company serving the global hospitality industry. The mission of the company is to facilitate a global distribution network utilizing direct connections between hospitality suppliers and their demand-side counterparts. The company’s infrastructure is globally distributed and its partners include all of the world’s largest hotel companies, online travel agencies, metasearch engines, and other industry participants.